On the 26th of January 2007, the Department of Thai and Oriental Languages of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences has launched its concert under title: "Open Gateway to Oriental Countries". The cultural and the lifestyles of each nation that which its language and culture are taught in the department, are shown that events. Those nations are, in alphabetic order, included Cambodia, China, Japan, Korea, Lao, Thai, and Vietnam.
Pictures below are group of students learning in major Khmer and some others from other fields in Mahasarakham University. They prepare themselves for perform Khmer dances. Althought they are not professional in Khmer dance, they are pleased to do because they like it.